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Brown wins national distinguished service award for sport management

Brown wins national distinguished service award for sport management

Professor Matt Brown, chair of the University of South Carolina's Department of Sport and Entertainment Management, has been selected to receive The North American Society for Sport Management's (NASSM) highest service honor.

The game before the game: HRSM professor leads the way in research as tailgating grows from a grassroots movement to a gigantic industry

The game before the game: HRSM professor leads the way in research as tailgating grows from a grassroots movement to a gigantic industry

For college football fans in Columbia and across the country, tailgating has become a tradition as ingrained in the fall Saturday experience as what happens inside the stadium.

No. 1! UofSC sport science programs top national rankings

No. 1! UofSC sport science programs top national rankings

The University of South Carolina’s sport science programs are ranked No. 1 in the United States for the second year in a row, and No. 4 in the world by ShanghaiRanking's 2017 Global Ranking of Sport Science Schools and Departments.

Walking the red carpet

Walking the red carpet

The biggest stars in country music gathered in Nashville Nov. 8 for the 51st CMA Awards, and University of South Carolina students had an opportunity to be part of the star-studded event.

UofSC alumna launches line of stadium-friendly styles

UofSC alumna launches line of stadium-friendly styles

The words regulation and stadium-approved don't exactly scream inspiration and style, but Jennifer Ugland's love for football and fashion helped her flip the script and serve a need for female fans.

It’s about to get personal—The future of retail technology: health data, hyper-personalized purchasing

It’s about to get personal—The future of retail technology: health data, hyper-personalized purchasing

Imagine going shopping and having your phone or fitness tracker make product recommendations for you based on your breath or the current physical state of your body. It is not science fiction. It’s the future of retailing and health care digitization according to researchers at University of South Carolina’s College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management.

SPTE Around the World

SPTE Around the World

The month of November has been a busy one for the Sport and Entertainment Management Department, beginning with faculty, staff and students scattering across the globe to present research at three major conferences.

Alison Lindsey wins SC Tourism Student Award

Alison Lindsey wins SC Tourism Student Award

University of South Carolina student Alison Lindsey has been recognized by the South Carolina Travel and Tourism Coalition for her exemplary academic achievement related to hospitality and tourism in South Carolina. Nominated by her faculty, Lindsey was one of nine college students from across the state to receive a 2017 Tourism Student Award at a ceremony at the Lace House in Columbia on October 30, 2017.

A Conversation with Ron Shapiro

A Conversation with Ron Shapiro

Known as one of the most powerful people in sports and one of baseball's most respected agent-attorneys, Ron Shapiro presented at University of South Carolina on November 1, 2017. The free event was part of the Thomas H. Regan Executive Sport Seminar presented by UofSC's Department of Sport and Entertainment Management and sponsored by NASCAR. Shapiro spoke to the packed auditorium about the state of the industry today and shared stories from his 40+ years in the industry.

HRSM Awards 2017 Distinguished Alumni and Friends

HRSM Awards 2017 Distinguished Alumni and Friends

As Columbia filled with Gamecock alumni returning for Homecoming weekend, the College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management recognized the winners of the HRSM 2017 Distinguished Alumni and Friends Awards.

 

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